Adempas

Active Ingredient(s): Riociguat
FDA Approved: * October 8, 2013
Pharm Company: * BAYER HEALTHCARE PHARMS
Category: Blood Pressure

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Adempas Overview

Riociguat (trade name Adempas) is a drug by Bayer that is a stimulator of soluble guanylate cyclase (sGC). It is used to treat two forms of pulmonary hypertension (PH): chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTEPH) and pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH). Riociguat constitutes the first drug of the class of sGC stimulators.[1] Contents 1 Contraindications 2 Adverse effects 3 Interactions 4 Chemistry and mechanism of action 5 Pharmacology 6 History 6.1 Discovery ...

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Adempas side effects

Will I most likely be raised to 2.5mgs even with side effects of peripheral edema in my legs and arms? Weight gain also? ## It is hard to say, only your doctor can decide if it is safe for you to continue taking this medication, and if you should have your dosage raised. The FDA lists other typical side effects as possibly including nausea, headache, diarrhea, and heartburn. Have you informed your doctor that you are experiencing these side effects, yet? ## J ai commencé ce Adempas traitement depuis 5 jours et je n'en peux plus de fatigue. Combien de temps durent les effets secondaires? Je suis à 1mg comment je serai à 2.5.

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Adempas Reviews

I just started taking adempas and already i have so many side effects its making life hard i just want to talk to other people and get their take on it. ## I just started today and have only taken my first pill and feel loopy and tired. I'm concerned about getting to higher dosage if this is what the lowest dosage does to me. Have you been able to move up on dosage and did side effects get better? ## Hello, Krissybear! How are you doing? What types of side effects are you experiencing? It is highly likely that you're both dealing with a double whammy of sorts, both the side effects from starting a new medication, as well as your body adjusting to the lowering of your pulmonary hypertension. It is a sudden change to your heart, some of the pressure and workload is being taken off...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Riociguat
  • Tablet: 0.5mg, 1.5mg, 1mg, 2.5mg, 2mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Adempas: (5 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 50419-250 Adempas 0.5 mg Oral Tablet by Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 50419-251 Adempas 1 mg Oral Tablet by Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 50419-252 Adempas 1.5 mg Oral Tablet by Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 50419-253 Adempas 2 mg Oral Tablet by Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 50419-254 Adempas 2.5 mg Oral Tablet by Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals Inc.

Other drugs which contain Riociguat or a similar ingredient: (1 result)

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Adempas side effects
Will I most likely be raised to 2.5mgs even with side effects of peripheral edema in my legs and arms? Weight gain also?... 2 replies
Adempas Reviews
I just started taking adempas and already i have so many side effects its making life hard i just want to talk to other ... 2 replies






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